Graduation Checklist

  • Fullfill all academic requirements set forth in the School of Law Policies and Procedures
  • Submit a graduation application by the deadline established on the School of Law Academic Calendar (Please be sure to type your name exactly as you want it to appear on your degree.)

J.D. Degree Application

LL.M. Degree Application

  • Review the Graduation Memo
  • Attend the Graduation Fair to purchase regalia for the ceremony
  • Attend the day/part-time day or evening class photo shoot (you must attend your division's photo shoot)
  • Ensure that all tuition and fees are paid in full (Students that still have a balance with the University cannot participate in the Commencement ceremony or receive their degree.)
  • Complete the Career Services Office employment survey
  • Pick up your Clearance Card from the Career Services Office (must be financially clear and have completed the Career Services Office survey)
  • Pick up Graduation regalia in the Bookstore (must have your clearance card to pick up regalia)
  • Review day of event details
  • Attend the Commencement ceremony (Attendance is mandatory unless you are excused by the School of Law Dean.)

 *Please note that if a student does not graduate when scheduled, the graduation fee is not returned to the student.